The Congress party will hold its Parliamentary strategy group meeting at the residence of party’s interim president Sonia Gandhi today to discuss the issues that will be raised in the winter session of the Parliament beginning November 29. “We will raise the issue of inflation in the upcoming session of Parliament. Congress Parliamentary Strategy Group will meet in New Delhi… Continue reading "Congress Parliamentary committee to meet today"
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Union Minister for Road Transport and Highways Nitin Gadkari will lay the foundation stone for 25 National Highway projects of total length 257 km with an investment of ₹ 11,721 crores in Jammu on Wednesday. As per an official statement released by the Ministry of Road Transport and Highways, these projects will provide all-weather connectivity between Jammu and Kashmir valley. These are… Continue reading "Nitin Gadkari to lay foundation stone for 25 highway projects in J&K"
On a day West Bengal Chief Minister Mamata Banerjee arrives in New Delhi to push forward her agenda for opposition unity, Tripura is centrestage with over a dozen Trinamool MPs set to sit on dharna in the national capital protesting the violence against their party workers in the BJP-ruled northeastern state. The MPs have also sought an appointment with Home… Continue reading "Mamata Banerjee in Delhi, to meet Modi and Sonia Gandhi"
The Prime Minister’s announcement to withdraw the three farm laws was welcomed by the opposition. Congress called it a win for the farmers of the nation. “The country’s farmers have defeated arrogance with their satyagraha. Jai Hindi, Jai Hindi’s farmers,” Rahul Gandhi tweeted, along with an old tweet from January this year where he said, “Mark my words, the government… Continue reading "Decision to repeal farm laws welcomed by opposition"
The central government is not in favour of work-from-home for its employees, the Supreme Court was told today amid an escalating air quality crisis in Delhi and nearby cities, underling that it will “not be (of) much benefit and effect”. In its affidavit, the government said,”… In the recent past, several governmental functions were impacted due to COVID-19 pandemic for… Continue reading "Delhi pollution: Central government not in favour of WFH"
India recorded 13,091 fresh COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, 14 per cent higher than yesterday. The daily rise in new coronavirus infections has been below 20,000 for 34 straight days. Over 11.89 lakh COVID-19 tests were conducted in India in the last 24 hours, informed the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) on Thursday. The active caseload in… Continue reading "India reports 13,091 fresh coronavirus cases"
The Delhi Police’s Economic Offences Wing (EOW) has arrested five jail officials in connection with the ₹ 200 crore extortion case involving conman Sukesh Chandrasekhar. According to the police, the arrested jail officials have been identified as Sunil Kumar, Sunder Bora, Mahendra Prasad, Laxmi Dutt and Prakash Chand. Speaking to ANI, Additional Commissioner of Police (CP) EOW RK Singh said that the… Continue reading "Five jail officials arrested in connection with Rs 200 crore extortion case"
India recorded 11,466 new COVID-19 cases in the last 24 hours, taking the active caseload to 1,39,683. Active coronavirus cases in India currently stand at 0.41%, the lowest since March 2021. The recovery rate is currently at 98.25% per cent. At least 11,961 people have recovered in the last 24 hours. The total number of people who have recovered is… Continue reading "India reports 11,466 fresh coronavirus cases"
India saw the lowest daily rise in coronavirus cases since early February with 10,126 fresh infections in a sign of relief as the country looks forward to an increase in the vaccination pace amid the fight against COVID-19. India’s homegrown Covaxin, which got the WHO approval last week, has been recognised by the United Kingdom. No quarantine is required for… Continue reading "India reports 10,126 fresh coronavirus cases"
India recorded a single-day rise of 10,929 new COVID-19 cases today, taking the country’s infection tally to 3,43,44,683, while 392 fresh fatalities were recorded in the same 24-hour time period, pushing the total death count in the country to 4,60,265. The daily rise in new coronavirus infections has been below 20,000 for 29 straight days and less than 50,000 daily new cases… Continue reading "India reports 10,929 fresh coronavirus cases"